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Canadian Music Week

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CMW Announces 2019 Lineup

By: Staff – Canadian Music Week (CMW), presented by Amsterdam Brewery, now in its 37th year, is Canada’s longest running, largest showcase and conference festival. Taking place May 6-12 across downtown Toronto, the venue-centric festival will host both local and international acts over the week kicking off with 70’s rock band Television at The Phoenix. In addition … Continue reading

CMW Announces 2018 iHeartRadio Fan Fest

By: Staff – Canadian Music Week (CMW) has announced the lineup for the iHeartRadio Fan Fest. On May 11th, fans can catch international radio hit makers at Rebel featuring performances by French Montana, DVBBS, Ria Mae and more. In addition, the Sirius XM House will be taking over The Phoenix Concert Theatre on May 10th and … Continue reading

5 Must-See Artists at Canadian Music Week 2017

By: Staff – Now in it’s 35th year, Canadian Music Week is recognized as one of the premiere entertainment events in North America. The Canadian Music Week festival spans six nights of performances, with hundreds of showcasing bands at more than 30 live music venues in downtown Toronto. Need help creating your perfect CMW 2017 schedule? Check out … Continue reading

Contest: (19+) Win 2 Tickets to the 2017 INDIES in Toronto!

We’re giving away one (1) pair of tickets to check out the 2017 INDIES in Toronto!  Buy tickets here. Date: April 19th Venue: The Phoenix Concert Theatre Restrictions: Must be 19+ to enter Doors: 7pm Featuring: Performances by Hollerado, The Wooden Sky, Repartee, The Nursery, Dan Mangan, and 54-40. You can enter only once via one of the following entry methods: Follow Aesthetic Magazine on Twitter and tweet the … Continue reading

Canadian Music Week Announces Next Wave of Artists

By: Staff – Canadian Music Week has announced the next wave of artists for the 2017 edition of the festival. Newly added performers include double platinum rock icon Melissa Etheridge, Toronto’s indie-rock mainstays Hollerado, along with the city’s critically acclaimed rising stars Charlotte Day Wilson, Weaves, and Greys, Montreal’s electronic-punk outfit Duchess Says, and the new psychedelic-jazz collaboration from composer/producer Toro Y Moi, Chaz Bundick … Continue reading

Photos: CMW 2016 – Baroness @ The Opera House

Photos by: Mike Fowler – Heavy metal band Baroness, who released their fourth album, Purple, on December 18th, 2015 via Abraxan Hymns, which is their first album following their involvement in a 2012 bus crash that left nine people injured, and their first album to feature new band members Nick Jost and Sebastian Thompson, performed at The Opera House in … Continue reading

10 Must-See Bands at Canadian Music Week 2016

By: Elaisha Green (@elaishajade) & Kristen Fisher – The 2016 Canadian Music Week will be six days of musical-madness. From May 2-8, award shows and presentations, and back-to-back performances will pack venues sprawled across downtown Toronto with excited fans. Keep reading for our top 5 artists to see at CMW this year. For the full lineup, schedule and … Continue reading

Contest: Win 2 GA wristbands to Canadian Music Week 2016!

Date(s): May 2-8 Featuring: Tegan and Sara, Eagles of Death Metal, X Ambassadors, The Black Lips, Collective Soul, and more You can enter only once via one of the following entry methods: Follow Aesthetic Magazine on Twitter and tweet the following message: Contest: Win 2 GA wristbands to @CMW_Week 2016 in #Toronto! | Follow @Aesthetic_Mag + RT | https://t.co/PhaJEjQ0QkContinue reading

CMW 2014 Portrait Series: Current Swell

By: Elaisha Green (@elaishajade) and Ted Belton (photos) – Hailing from the West coast, indie group Current Swell performed in Toronto for a Canadian Music Week showcase at the Rivoli. Members of the group Scott Stanton and Dave Lang joined Aesthetic Magazine’s Elaisha Green to talk about their distinctly Canadian experience performing around Ontario and naked after parties at … Continue reading

CMW 2014 Portrait Series: Matty Healy of The 1975

By: Elaisha Green (@elaishajade) and Ted Belton (photos) – The UK-based pop-rock band The 1975 headlined one of the inaugural shows at Canadian Music Week 2014. In the last year, the band broke out from music industry insider circles and connected with audiences through their colourful synth-driven pop music and emotive performances juxtaposed against a stark black-and-white … Continue reading